Lemonwood is fast growing and makes an attractive hedge or shelter belt. It produces long, oval, glossy pale green leaves with wavy margins. The leaves produce a lemon scent when crushed. And the small, creamy yellow flowers it produces in spring or early summer are also fragrant.
- Grows to a height of 12m
- Dig the hole for the plant about 1/3 deeper than needed
- Place plant in hole and add compost
- Compost will improve drainage and give the roots something soft to grow into
- Pittosporum tenufolium